Summer festivals in the Bay

Tauranga is your ultimate summer haven, hosting some of New Zealand's most epic festivals in a backdrop of unbeatable weather and prime location. Brace yourself for an unforgettable lineup, kicking off with L.A.B on December 28th at Wharepai Domain – because no Kiwi summer is complete without some L.A.B magic!

Calling all Dire Straits fans! Secure your spot for Summers Day live concert on December 30th at Wharepai Domain, featuring Dire Straits Legacy, Nazareth, Hello Sailor, and Wildlanes. This rock music extravaganza promises to be the highlight of your summer.

Get ready for the explosive return of Bay Dreams on January 3rd at the Domain, featuring heavyweight international headliners like NLE, Choppa, Kelis, Yelawolf, Destroy Lonely, LUUDE, and over 50 more acts! Hurry, tickets are vanishing fast – this one's going to be wild.

On January 4th, don't miss The Feelers at Totara Street, celebrating the release of REIMAGINED - GREATEST HITS. Brace yourself for a live set exploding with their epic classics. It's going to be epic, and I absolutely can't wait!

For reggae enthusiasts, the vibes continue with One Love at Wharepai Domain on January 27th and 28th – New Zealand's largest reggae music festival featuring top names in reggae from around the world.

But wait, there's more! Our smaller venues and bars throughout the season will host a diverse range of performers, ensuring endless entertainment.

Join the party and crash with us! Our hostel is THE spot to be, offering the best in location and crash space. Sip your drinks in our courtyard before you head to the concerts – Wharepai Domain is just a short drive away!

Don't think twice – start plotting your summer escape now for an experience that will be etched in your memories. Secure your bed, soak in the festival vibes, and let's make this summer one for the history books!

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